Since 1925, The American Legion has sponsored a nationwide youth baseball program. During these past seven decades, millions of young players have enjoyed playing baseball. The American Legion and their 2.8 million members have raised millions of dollars each year for players to learn the importance of teamwork, discipline, leadership and good sportsmanship. The American Legion sponsors American Legion Baseball to give players an opportunity to develop their skills, personal fitness, leadership qualities and to have fun.
This is the fifth year Ocean City has ever had an American Legion Baseball Team. It has been almost 50 years since there has been one in Worcester County. Play Ball! Synepuxent Post #166 is the sponsor of the Ocean City Marlins of Worcester County in the Eastern Shore American Legion League.
Post 166 OC Marlins Had a Successful 2021Baseball Season
Congratulations to Synepuxent Post 166 OC Marlins, coaches and players, who completed another successful season of American Legion baseball this summer. Finishing with an 8-3 record the team entered District playoffs against Wicomico Post 64.The Marlins defeated Wicomico 2-1 to claim the District title for the second straight year, advancing to the Maryland state playoffs in western Maryland. After winning their initial game the Marlins lost their remaining two games at season’s end. We look forward to supporting American Legion Baseball again next season